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The Implications of International Greenhouse Gas Offsets on Global Climate Mitigation

SEI Policy Brief

Author(s): Erickson, P. ; Lazarus, M.
Year: 2011

Research Area(s): Emissions Trading & Offsets

Description: This policy brief, based on SEI Working Paper WP-US-1106, The Implications of International Greenhouse Gas Offsets on Global Climate Mitigation, provides a summary of the paper's analysis of the potential impact of counting offsets toward the emission reduction pledges of both the developing countries that generate them, and the developed countries that buy them.

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